Suspect of armed pawn shop robbery is free

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HOUSTON (CW39) Crime Stoppers of Houston and the Houston Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating an armed robbery suspect.

The suspect robbed a pawn shop on Dec. 7 in the 900 block of Edgebrook, investigators say. The suspect approached the employee, pulled out a handgun, and demanded the cash register money and jewelry. According to the police, the employees obeyed the suspect and gave him the money from the cash drawers as well as several jewels from the display cases. The suspect then ran out of the store and fled in a black Ram 3500 double crew cab truck.

The suspect is described as a black male in his mid-twenties, 6’02”-6’04”, 180-200 pounds, wearing a black shirt, green cargo pants and a black ski mask and armed with a handgun.

Here is the official police report:

The Houston Police Department’s Robbery Division needs the public’s help in identifying the suspect responsible for an aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.

On Monday, December 7, 2020, at 10:49 a.m., an unknown male walked into a pawn shop, located at the 900 block of Edgebrook, Houston, Texas. The man approached the employee, pulled out a handgun, and demanded the cash register money and jewelry. The employees obeyed the suspect and gave him the money from the cash drawers as well as several jewels from the display cases. The suspect then ran out of the store and fled in a black Ram 3500 double crew cab truck. Houston PD #1625549-20

Description of suspect: Black male in his mid-twenties, 6’02”-6’04”, 180-200 lbs, wearing a black shirt, green cargo pants and a black ski mask and armed of a handgun.

Crime Stoppers can pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charge and/or arrest of the suspect in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org

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